I traded my 2012 Focus Ti (29,400 miles in 13 months) for a 2013 Escape last week. But, by the time I got it to the dealer, it sounded like it was grinding rocks when the steering wheel was turned at low speeds.
Glad to know Ford is on top of this . . .
2010 - Sterling Gray - SEL
2012 - Titanium - White Platinum Tri-Coat (SOLD 9-15-2012)
2013 - Escape Titanium - White Platinum (Delivered 9-15 )